Steve Seskin Concert, Community for Spiritual Living, 3685 Jeannine Dr. $12. Grammy nominated singer/songwriter with 7 number 1 hits performs. Sun., Jan. 30, 6 p.m. Call 277-0509 for more.
Music lessons, for pennywhistle, guitar, bodhran Irish hand drum, bass, blues guitar, fingerpicking guitar, banjo, fiddle or mandolin. $89 for an six-week class. Starting Feb. 6. Sign up at
choral Velvet Hills Chorus Concert, Bear Creek Nature Center, 245 Bear Creek Rd. $5. A capella and barbershop chorus songs by the award-winning women's group. Sat., Jan. 22, 1:30-2:30 p.m. Call 520-6387 for reservations.
classical Colorado Springs Philharmonic, Pikes Peak Center, 190 S. Cascade Ave., 520-SHOW. Kalichstein plays Brahms, Jan. 22-23. The Elegance of Jazz with Ken and Lila, Jan. 29. Adventures in the Wild, Jan. 30.
A German Afternoon, Grace Church, 631 N. Tejon St. A Taylor Memorial Concert featuring Cindy Saunders, soprano, and Mark Arnest, piano in a recital of German lieder and piano music. Sat., Jan. 30, 4 p.m. For more, call 633-5529.
jazz and blues Air Force Academy Band, CC's Packard Hall, 14 E. Cache la Poudre. Free. Tues., Jan. 24, 7:30-8:30 p.m. Call 556-9916 for more.
other music Festival Fridays, Bob Jackson Conference Center, 210 N. Santa Fe Ave., 719/295-7222. All 5:30-8:30 p.m. Featuring Martini Shot on Jan. 21, Daniel Cordova Y Esperanza on Jan. 28.
First Christian Church Concerts, 16 E. Platte Ave. Chamber music performed by the Chamber Orchestra of the Springs and friends. Sun., Jan. 30, 3 p.m. Call Carol at 633-8888 for more.
Big Band Sundays, Shrine Club, 6 S. 33rd St. $6-$10. The New Century Big Band plays for swing, latin, ballroom and waltz dancing. Sun., Feb. 6, 3-5 p.m. Call 536-3240 for more.
Thursday Night Recital Series, Colorado Springs School, Louisa Performing Arts Center, 21 Broadmoor Ave.$10-$15. Guitarist Alejandro Davila and guitarist/composer Jim Bosse. Thurs., Feb. 10, 7 p.m.
Ken Saydak, Venue 515, 515 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs. $7-$10. Pianist and organist. Sat., Feb. 12, 8-11 p.m. For more, call 685-1861.